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One of the highlights of the Grand Canyon

I have been to this gorgeous oasis twice. The first time we did the 31 mile Thunder River/Deer Creek Loop. We did this hike in three days which did not allow any time for... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 July 2016
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Cedar City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

I have been to this gorgeous oasis twice. The first time we did the 31 mile Thunder River/Deer Creek Loop. We did this hike in three days which did not allow any time for exploration. I went back specifically to do Deer Creek in November of 2015. While we planned for a 3 day trip, it was colder than we... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

We did a 9 Day Grand Canyon Rafting Trip with Canyon Explorations (CAN-X). This hike was our favorite. The guides appeared to do this hike differently. We started upstream at Piano Rock (see picture). Piano Rock looks like an upright piano. The hike to the Patio was about 2 miles. We went in early June so the hike became hot... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

Like most of the side hike attractions in the Grand Canyon, Deer Creek is positively stunning. The one thing it seems nobody ever mentions though, is what it takes to get there! It's like you just jump off the raft and rub through the canyon. Nooooooo! First you must hike UP a very steep trail way above the river and... More 

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Sahuarita, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015

This steep hike up from the river is well rewarded with the scene before you. The views from the top of the redwall are stunning up and down river, then you walk a little more and you get to the wider area of the deer creek gorge known as "the patio" with its multitude of water falls and scenes. You... More 

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